After years as a relationship counselor, Dr. Bettin found that she could help her clients more thoroughly by pursuing in-depth training as a sex therapist.

Call Katherine

It’s ok to feel nervous or unsure about sex or relationship therapy. Call Dr. Bettin directly on her confidential line 804.819.9191 to have any of your questions answered.

News & Events

Dr. Bettin enjoys being an active part of the community. She has spoken at several association and group meetings. If you would like to book Dr. Bettin for a speaking engagement please contact her for available dates.

The list below represents just some of the subjects that Katherine has addressed in past presentations. If there is a specific subject matter you would like to cover please feel free to make that request.


  • Sexuality and Aging: Info for the Older and Wiser
  • What Is Sex Therapy
  • Infusing Sex Therapy Into Couple’s Counseling: Addressing the Elephant in the Room
  • Taking Your Sexy Back
  • Grandparenting in the 21st Century
  • Being Our Best in 2010: Getting Through the Hard Times
  • Stress Management and Self-Care for Women
  • How To Listen When You Don’t Like What You’re Hearing: Parent-Teen Communication
  • Taking the Edge Off: Communication for Healthy Relationships
  • Relax… Take a Breath: How to Stay Balanced While Surviving Parenting
  • Staying Connected in the Golden Years
  • Who’s Running the Show? Strategies and Techniques for Setting Limits with Your Kids
  • Relationship: One of the Gifts of Women
  • Spiritually Connecting with Yourself and Others
  • Mental Health Issues for Teens
  • Emotionally Preparing for Your Transition to College
  • Talking with Your Child About Growing Up
  • Breath Work: A Stress Management Technique
  • Breast Cancer, Sexuality and Intimacy

Organizations Dr. Bettin has presented to in the past...

  • Birkdale Women’s Club
  • Brandermill Community Association
  • Brandermill Regional Men’s Club
  • Brandermill-Midlothian-Woodlake Lion’s Club
  • Central VA Chapter of the VA State Breast Cancer Foundation
  • Chesterfield Women’s Club
  • Clover Hill Children’s Center
  • Lucy Corr Village
  • Philanthropic Educational Organization
  • Richmond OB/Gyn
  • Saint Gertrude’s High School students and parents
  • Smart Women’s Club
  • Steward School students and parents
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Center for Psychological Services and Development
  • Virginia Psychological Association’s Fall Convention- Wintergreen Resort, VA
  • Women’s Christian Retreat